The Walkmen cover Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan

Only their second music video ever.  Directed by Paul Logan.

Explosions In The Sky release music video for “Be Comfortable, Creature”

For those who haven’t heard it yet, check out Bon Iver’s solo piano performance of ‘Beth/Rest’ on World Cafe last Friday

Bon Iver’s ‘Beth/Rest’ solo piano performance on World Cafe

Songs from Beirut, Laura Marling, Robert Earl Keen.  Reviews for albums out this week.

This week in Paste mPlayer – Beirut Issue

Plenty of new releases this week including Red Hot Chili Peppers, Beirut, and recent Barefoot guest Mike Doughty.

New album releases this week

‘The Green Album’ also features My Morning Jacket, The Fray, Andrew Bird, and more.  Due out August 23 to support the upcoming Muppets movie.

Listen: Weezer, OK Go Do Muppets ‘The Green Album’

New from Feist

Feist- “How Come You Never Go There”

Check out other interesting covers at The A.V. Club

Iron And Wine covers George Michael, “One More Try” at the A.V. Undercover 2011

First listen on NPR

First Listen: Beirut, ‘The Rip Tide’

An interesting look at Texas blues by Nick Morrison of NPR

Five Texas Bluesmen Who Paved The Way For Stevie Ray Vaughan